Formaldehyde (37% by Weight/Molecular Biology), Fisher BioReagents


Overview
Brand: Fisher Bioreagents

Manufacturer Part Number: BP531-500

500ML Formaldehyde (37% by Weight) for Molecular Biology, 36.5 to 38.0 %

UNSPSC: 12352100

Code: 32

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 50-00-0 Weight: 0.59150kg Transport: UN number : 1198 Chem class : 1a Pack group : III


Packaging Glass Bottle
Quantity 500mL

Product Code. 10532955

Quantity Price
1 £ 35.5 / 500mL
Estimated Shipment
03-03-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Formaldehyde
Name Note 37% by Weight
CAS 50-00-0
CAS 67-56-1
CAS 7732-18-5
Purity Grade Molecular Biology Grade
Assay 36.5 to 38.0%
Assay Percent Range 36.5 to 38.0 %
Molecular Formula CH2O
Linear Formula HCHO
Formula Weight 30.02
Synonym Formalin

Specification

Purity Grade Molecular Biology Grade
Formula Weight 30.02
Boiling Point 97°C
Melting Point −15°C
Quantity 500mL
Merck Index 15, 4263
DOT Information DOT Class 3, : Flammable Liquid
Assay 36.5 to 38.0%
Chloride 5ppm max.
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 5ppm max.
Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 2mbar at 20°C
Linear Formula HCHO
Health Hazard 3 Emergency Overview
Flammable liquid and vapor. Poison, may be fatal or cause blindness if swallowed. Cannot be made non-poisonous. Toxic by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed. Causes burns by all exposure routes. Vapor harmful. May cause an allergic skin reaction. May cause central nervous system effects. WARNING! This product contains a chemical known in the State of California to cause birth defects or. Wear personal protective equipment. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes.

NFPA

Health:3
Flammability:2
Instability:0
CAS 7732-18-5
Methanol 9.0 to 15.0% v/v
CAS 50-00-0
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Red
Vapor Pressure 2mbar at 20°C
Recommended Storage RT
Iron (Fe) 2ppm max.
Physical Form Liquid
Assay Percent Range 36.5 to 38.0 %
Ignition Residue 0.005% max.
Packaging Glass Bottle
Health Hazard 2 DANGER!
pH 3 to 4.2
Density 1.083g/cm³
Name Note 37% by Weight
Molecular Formula CH2O
Color Colorless
Chemical Name or Material Formaldehyde
Synonym Formalin
Sulfate 0.002% max.
Titratable Acid 0.006mEq/g max.
CAS 67-56-1
Documentation Safety and Handling
ChemAlertStorageSymbol : Red

DANGER!

Emergency Overview
Flammable liquid and vapor. Poison, may be fatal or cause blindness if swallowed. Cannot be made non-poisonous. Toxic by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed. Causes burns by all exposure routes. Vapor harmful. May cause an allergic skin reaction. May cause central nervous system effects. WARNING! This product contains a chemical known in the State of California to cause birth defects or. Wear personal protective equipment. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes.

NFPA

Health:3
Flammability:2
Instability:0

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